Farmer in the City





Location:  Roanoke, VA

Day Job:  Medic/Firefighter

The Digs:  Backyard, Containers, Other

Crops:  Basil, Broccoli, Cabbage, Cauliflower, Corn, Cucumbers, Green beans, Lettuce, Melons, Oregano, Potatoes, Pumpkins, Raspberries, Squash, Strawberries, Tomatoes

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  • Posted by: MedicFFJT on July 30th, 2013 at 05:14 pm

    Quail started hatching today.

  • Posted by: MedicFFJT on June 11th, 2013 at 07:33 am

    Thanks for the comments everybody.

  • Posted by: Quinn's Micro Burb Farm on June 10th, 2013 at 07:06 pm

    Wow, I really love those purple planters! Really bright. Congrats on making Farmer of the day! Good Luck with your gardens.

  • Posted by: CraftMcGyver on June 10th, 2013 at 05:44 pm

    Congrats! I like the purple planters.

  • Posted by: SierraTahoeDad on June 10th, 2013 at 03:44 pm

    Congrats to you!

  • Posted by: Backyard Grower on June 10th, 2013 at 09:29 am

    Glad to see you finally got farmer of the day!

  • Posted by: Wong88 on June 10th, 2013 at 06:31 am

    Best Wishes to the Farmer of the Day!

  • Posted by: Das Haus on June 10th, 2013 at 06:06 am

    Cool containers! We thought about adding container gardening this year but it didn't pan out. Hope to get lots of ideas so we can try for next year.

  • Posted by: Backyard Grower on May 29th, 2013 at 02:36 pm

    Nice use of space! Love the purple containers, too. Voted!

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